AWEA Regional Wind Energy Conference 2017 – Northwest
July 25 - 26, 2017
AWEA's regional conference focused on the critical issues helping to advance wind power's growth within the thriving northwestern region of the United States.
The agenda included:
- Analysis of where wind power stands today in the Northwest and the critical issues specific to the region.
- Evaluation of markets and policy in the region, specifically the various growth strategies and demand drivers in the region.
- Details of the critical issues affecting wind development, siting & wildlife and transmission infrastructure needs, as well as manufacturing and supply chain opportunities in the region.
- Examination of the utility issues that can secure cost-effective wind energy supply, jobs growth, and economic development opportunities.